She was born in Chester, South Carolina and was the daughter of the late William and Daisy Rogers.
Mrs. Childress is survived by her three sons, Ed Childress (Dianne) of Clinton, Furman Childress (Eugenia) of Laurens, and Lonnie Childress, her nine grandchildren, her ten great-grandchildren, and her two great-great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she is predeceased by her three sisters.
Funeral Services will be held Thursday, February 8, 2018, at 2 PM at the Davidson Street Baptist Church. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 1 to 2 PM at the church. Burial will take place at Rosemont Cemetery.